Message from the Mayor 08/28/2017

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GREETINGS! Sometimes all it takes is a rare, spectacular astronomical event to bring us closer together. Last week’s solar eclipse couldn’t have come at a better time, as our nation and our community struggled to comprehend and heal from the recent events in Charlottesville. At the Evanston Public Library’s Eclipse Party last Monday, I was inspired […]

EPL: Equity & Board Appointments Update

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Recently, the Evanston Public Library Board elected new officers (Benjamin Schapiro, President; Victoria Foreman, Vice President; Shawn Illes, Treasurer; and Vaishali Patel, Secretary) and indicated that they intend to conduct an equity review of the library. Based on these actions, I made a decision to hold off appointing any new or re-appointed Board members until I […]